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Epic announces billion-dollar funding round ahead of Apple trial - Engadget

Sony has increased its stake in the company with a $200 million investment.

epic - Engadget
9:56am PDT - April 13th, 2021

Sony invests $200M more in Fortnite maker Epic Games - Polygon

Epic Games, makers of Fortnite, Rocket League, and Fall Guys, on April 13, 2021 announced another $1 billion round of funding from more than a dozen sources, including another $200 million from Sony Group Corporation. Sony already invested $250 million in Epi…

epic - Polygon
6:43am PDT - April 13th, 2021

Fortnite-maker Epic completes $1B funding round

How much is Epic Games worth? Well, we’ve long ago surpasses the realm of dollar figures regular humans can contextualize. With its latest round, the gamer hits an equity valuation of $28.7 billion. Yes, “b” for “billion.” That’s a lot of micro-transactions. …

epic - TechCrunch
6:36am PDT - April 13th, 2021

Epic Games completes $1 billion funding round - Reuters

Epic Games said on Tuesday it had completed a $1 billion funding round, valuing the Fortnite maker at $28.7 billion.

epic - Reuters
6:24am PDT - April 13th, 2021

Save 80% on a stacked PlayStation Plus and VPN Unlimited bundle

TL;DR: A one-year subscription to the VPN Unlimited Lifetime and PlayStation Plus bundle is on sale for £36.41 as of April 13, saving you 80% on list price. Want to treat yourself this week? Consider this epic gaming bundle from PlayStation Plus and VPN Unli…

epic - Mashable
9:00pm PDT - April 12th, 2021

Three reasons why Epic Games can give away $17.5 billion worth of games for free

New documents published as part of the legal discovery process for Epic’s major antitrust lawsuit against Apple shed some light into how Epic can afford to give away billions of dollars of free games on the Epic Games Store.

epic - The Verge
5:55pm PDT - April 12th, 2021

Learn to design video games by mastering the Unity Engine

This eight-course bundle has 141 hours of content teaching you everything you need to know to start designing games in the Unity Engine using C#, Python, Blender and more.

epic - Engadget
7:55am PDT - April 9th, 2021

'Alex Kidd in Miracle World' remake arrives on June 24th

The classic platformer is coming back on PC and modern consoles.

epic - Engadget
10:11am PDT - April 8th, 2021

Apple and Epic lay out strategies for their upcoming court battle

Apple and Epic have outlined their arguments in a lawsuit over App Store policies and competition.

epic - Engadget
7:34am PDT - April 8th, 2021

Apple to argue it faces competition in video game market in Epic lawsuit - Reuters UK

Apple Inc said it plans to argue that it faces abundant competition in the market for video game transactions to defend itself against antitrust allegations by "Fortnite" maker Epic Games, the iPhone maker said on Thursday.

epic - Reuters
12:03am PDT - April 8th, 2021

The best game deals we could find in the PlayStation and Xbox spring sales

Dealmaster also has plenty of deals on PC games across various sales.

epic - Ars Technica
10:10am PDT - April 6th, 2021

Byju’s acquires Indian tutor Aakash for nearly $1 billion

Why did Byju’s raise over $1 billion last year and is already inching closer to securing another half a billion dollars? We are getting some answers today. Byju’s said on Monday it has acquired Aakash Educational, a 33-year-old chain of physical coaching cent…

epic - TechCrunch
1:00am PDT - April 5th, 2021

Tencent-owned studio behind Call of Duty: Mobile reportedly earned $10 billion in 2020

TiMi Studios, the Tencent-owned developer of huge mobile hits Call of Duty: Mobile and Honor of Kings, earned a staggering $10 billion in revenue in 2020. While TiMi might not be a household name, its games are some of the biggest in the world.

epic - The Verge
3:13pm PDT - April 4th, 2021

Rowing: Cambridge earn double first over Oxford in crowd-free boat race - Reuters

Cambridge men's and women's crews scored a double win over Oxford in an epic edition of the university boat race on Sunday, which was held without crowds on the River Great Ouse in the flatlands of the Cambridgeshire Fen.

epic - Reuters
10:00am PDT - April 4th, 2021

Don’t miss the Pitch Off today at TC Early Stage 2021

Ten global startups, three rounds of pitching, nine expert judges. It’s not the 12 Days of Startups (no robotic partridge in a pear tree here), it’s the TC Early Stage Pitch Off — otherwise known as day two of TC Early Stage 2021: Operations & Fundraising. Ye…

epic - TechCrunch
4:33am PDT - April 2nd, 2021

Netflix's 'Bad Trip' is a cinematic masterpiece, and I will die on this hill

Bad Trip is a perfect film. There. I said it.  Yes, it's true that the mostly improvised romantic comedy, now streaming on Netflix, doesn't have much in common with other titans of cinema. After all, the hidden camera genre isn't known to garner serious Holly…

epic - Mashable
3:00am PDT - April 2nd, 2021

Portraits of a Neighborhood’s ‘Wood Wide Web’

During quarantine, photographer Andres Gonzalez wandered his city and captured lone redwoods, trapped by human sprawl but linked by nature’s networks.

epic - Wired
4:00am PDT - April 1st, 2021

Grab an opportunity to pitch in front of global influencers at TC Disrupt 2021

Picture it. It’s September, and you’re at TechCrunch Disrupt 2021 about to present your virtual elevator pitch to thousands of attendees around the world. In the short span of 120 seconds, your company will become known to a rapt audience of early-startup inf…

epic - TechCrunch
11:30am PDT - March 31st, 2021

Manticore Games raises $100 million to build a ‘creator multiverse’

The gaming sector has never been hotter or had higher expectations from investors who are dumping billions into upstarts that can adjust to shifting tides faster that the existing giants will. Bay Area-based Manticore Games is one of the second-layer gaming p…

epic - TechCrunch
10:35am PDT - March 31st, 2021

Congress embarks on epic battle over Biden infrastructure plan - Reuters

The U.S. Congress is poised to lurch into a long and contentious battle over President Joe Biden's infrastructure investment plan as Democrats and Republicans argue over the $2 trillion cost and how the money should be parceled out in the next several years.

epic - Reuters
8:53am PDT - March 31st, 2021

Amnesia: Rebirth has a new ‘Adventure Mode’ with no monsters, new puzzles, and more lights

Swedish studio Frictional is adding an “Adventure Mode” to its horror game Amnesia: Rebirth, removing monsters and adding more puzzles and light to environments.

epic - The Verge
10:00am PDT - March 30th, 2021

Epic Games files complaint against Apple with UK regulator - Reuters Canada

Epic Games said on Tuesday it had filed a complaint with Britain's competition regulator in support of its investigation into Apple Inc's anticompetitive behavior.

epic - Reuters
3:46am PDT - March 30th, 2021

The upcoming 'Among Us' account system is mostly about making the game safer

Innersloth plans to add a friends system and cross-platform cosmetics later.

epic - Engadget
11:58am PDT - March 24th, 2021

Rocket League's epic car soccer is going mobile with 'Sideswipe' in 2021

Rocket League is a video game with an eyebrow-raising premise — literally, it's cars playing soccer — but which feels immediately brilliant the moment you pick it up and play. And now, developer Psyonix is taking that show on the road. Rocket League Sideswipe…

epic - Mashable
10:17am PDT - March 24th, 2021

Why Trump’s social media network will be an epic failure

I’ve seen a lot of dumb startup pitches in my day, but a Donald Trump-branded social media network takes the stupid cake. All I can figure is, we’re exactly two months away from the FBI’s birthday and team Trump’s determined to get the old agency the perfect …

epic - The Next Web
2:44pm PDT - March 22nd, 2021

RT @SouthsideZo: The story of MJ and Pippen going at Toni in the Olympics before he came to the Bulls is epic. https://t.co/XVycMb2rHo

BK (@thebennettk)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @StuckOnTwice247: Just bringing back Jihyo and Momo’s Special Stage “GOODBYE”. By far the best dance performance I have seen in my entir…

CFDP♉ (@CalamityFDP)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @SynthCool: jetsons lasted one season: utopias and dystopias epic style https://t.co/gXbcI29UE3

Mami (@MamiFotnever)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @JPCregan: @NaismithLives Agree. Rough historical comp: KC Jones. Epic winner: NCAA, Olympics, 8x NBA titles as player. D-1st playmaker…

Adam Stanco (@NaismithLives)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @TheCryptoLark: The #ethereum proof of stake merger will be an epic event, I don’t think this is priced in! 5 digit ETH coming

synpat.crypto | joints.eth (@synpat_crypto)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @jheighton3: And don’t get me started on #SiteC. The gaslighting about THAT has been epic & has been going on since 2017. A multi-billi…

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8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @StuckOnTwice247: Just bringing back Jihyo and Momo’s Special Stage “GOODBYE”. By far the best dance performance I have seen in my entir…

jihyo lockdown (@mohyodawn)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021
Why the epic bombing of Gaza tunnels? Trafficking? Other? https://t.co/20I3deI1MY

Why the epic bombing of Gaza tunnels? Trafficking? Other? https://t.co/20I3deI1MY

kyrie eleison ✝️ (@kyrieel07604045)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @OneDarkinWolf: #onepiece974 Oden... a legend among legends ! His death was beautifully executed in the anime, it was sad and epic at…

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8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

So many of these coins have found bottoms. This next leg up is going to be epic!

Brandon Michael Hoyme (@HoymeBrandon)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @StuckOnTwice247: Just bringing back Jihyo and Momo’s Special Stage “GOODBYE”. By far the best dance performance I have seen in my entir…

sol⁹ (@sanasyobo)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @StuckOnTwice247: Just bringing back Jihyo and Momo’s Special Stage “GOODBYE”. By far the best dance performance I have seen in my entir…

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8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @StuckOnTwice247: Just bringing back Jihyo and Momo’s Special Stage “GOODBYE”. By far the best dance performance I have seen in my entir…

PeachMomoxPenguinMina (@MomoxMina_)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021
RT @Br1_AV: Epic Gabriel acting like a 14 year old again? https://t.co/3KAjuMfivJ

RT @Br1_AV: Epic Gabriel acting like a 14 year old again? https://t.co/3KAjuMfivJ

Demacro Jira (@DemacroJira)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @DDKeyD: Daily Spider-Man Quiz #378 Debuting in 1993, “Spider-Man Unlimited” would dedicate the very first issue of its series to kicki…

Dan Katana (@Dan_Katana13)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021
new epic https://t.co/IPpnth1r5o

new epic https://t.co/IPpnth1r5o

infer zyt #noir (@zyt7k)
8:52am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @StuckOnTwice247: Just bringing back Jihyo and Momo’s Special Stage “GOODBYE”. By far the best dance performance I have seen in my entir…

ry (@jeongiesaur)
8:51am PDT - May 16th, 2021
RT @VisitorBR: Epic vs Apple https://t.co/ZKLZTm9h5K

RT @VisitorBR: Epic vs Apple https://t.co/ZKLZTm9h5K

res (@res_urrection)
8:51am PDT - May 16th, 2021
I’d love to have been in class on this day. via /r/funny https://t.co/Pe82j1Ybyb #funny #lol #haha #humor #lmao #lmfao #hilarious #laugh #laughing #fun #wacky #crazy #silly #witty #joke #jokes #joking #epic #funnypictures https://t.co/IryVii8Qfx

I’d love to have been in class on this day. via /r/funny https://t.co/Pe82j1Ybyb #funny #lol #haha #humor #lmao #lmfao #hilarious #laugh #laughing #fun #wacky #crazy #silly #witty #joke #jokes #joking #epic #funnypictures https://t.co/IryVii8Qfx

Para el WhatsApp (@paraelwhatsapp)
1:50am PDT - May 16th, 2021

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1:50am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @EvaAndrea0407: Whaaaaat, Ela and Hale??? OMG, I want to see it NOW, they NEVER had a face-to-face conversation, it must be EPIC! #masum

SEDA (@SEDA22761960)
1:50am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @MaxIke29: #FaveArtistTop15 The Twilight Singers 1. Teenage Wristband If this epic doesn’t get your blood rising, than you might not…

The Goddess~CHRISSIE HYNDE #FaveArtistTop15 (@yesokwaitmaybe)
1:50am PDT - May 16th, 2021

Sometimes I think about the laser room scene from the resident evil movie

Warsara (@warsara_is_epic)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @G2LeTsHe: My respect towards console players goes up so much after this ahahah. I was on console before and never realised how shit it…

rezawydd (@rezawydd)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021

Three lines of MODERN SOLDIERS vs HORDE of ZOMBIES | Ultimate Epic Battl... https://t.co/CkGK837eC2 via @YouTube #END

Barbara Santana (@Barbara96913515)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @nebraskangooner: #Bitcoin pump looks pretty epic on the 1 minute chart. I wish we could go back to the times when this is how the 4H c…

Nguyễn Hiệu (@TraderBitcoin68)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @mrdrscrubcaps: Derek was epic for her. They were the great love story. I mean, that girl's heart beat for Derek Shepherd. It just, it n…

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1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @cryborg: Deliberately delaying mail delivery in the middle of an Epic National Crisis aka a 'Pandemic' to manipulate voting (to help yo…

Momto2❤️ (@Stweeting1)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021

oh to have a cute raver gf/bf i think that would be pretty fucking epic

CEMENT, DAS CONK CREET BAYBEE (@Diyetra)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021
RT @Zoobz_: The Masterpiece. What an epic journey. 

Happy 2 Year anniversary to #RedDeadRedemption2 https://t.co/viimS0ymKk

RT @Zoobz_: The Masterpiece. What an epic journey. Happy 2 Year anniversary to #RedDeadRedemption2 https://t.co/viimS0ymKk

Visual Moods Central (@Visual_Moods)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021
RT @Vitreous_Glassy: Veronica is epic,,, https://t.co/VaVbfxVIQy

RT @Vitreous_Glassy: Veronica is epic,,, https://t.co/VaVbfxVIQy

MelloJello! (@mellojelloart)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021

https://t.co/Rl0qYXuoVW Epic for you sir...

Gyle (@Gyle_Cast)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @majaddict: The Majesty and the King of CROWN. Aside from working together as manager and talent, I am hoping to see you both working a…

VACCINEFIRST* (@Behopeda1)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @TripleH: An epic poster for what will be an EPIC clash for the #NXTNATitle match this Tuesday on #WWENXT!!!! Gargano. Reed. #SteelCag

AJ Styles.FANPAGE (@AJStylesPOP)
1:49am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @ClaudiaWebbe: The military attack and destruction of the media offices and residential tower in Gaza is shocking. Palestinian families…

aye aye (@ayeaye06742785)
7:09am PDT - May 15th, 2021

RT @WorldRugby7s: "Samoa have done the unthinkable! They have comeback from the dead!" A truly epic comeback from @manusamoa at the 2016 #…

Dr Shad Katuu (@skatuu)
7:09am PDT - May 15th, 2021
Epic Family Bike Rides: THE BEST SPRING BIKE RIDES NEAR CALGARY - https://t.co/MepuWRxkHb #Calgary https://t.co/5lNy3AF4mW

Epic Family Bike Rides: THE BEST SPRING BIKE RIDES NEAR CALGARY - https://t.co/MepuWRxkHb #Calgary https://t.co/5lNy3AF4mW

Tanya Koob (@MountainMomYYC)
7:09am PDT - May 15th, 2021

Remember when apple wanted Valve involved in the epic case ? Yeah they’re definitely desperate for arguments here.

Awesome Gamer Shoe Facts (@gamer__shoe)
7:08am PDT - May 15th, 2021

RT @jm_mcgrath: "There’s lots to love about Rail Deck Park, but it’s hard to get past the fact that it was proposed in the city of Toronto,…

X Æ A-12 (@damnshortyok)
7:08am PDT - May 15th, 2021

RT @ClaudiaWebbe: The military attack and destruction of the media offices and residential tower in Gaza is shocking. Palestinian families…

Karen M (@kasbahkaren)
7:08am PDT - May 15th, 2021